Challenge Championships Schedule

The Bank of America Racing Challenge Championships return to Los Alamitos.

The Bank of America Racing Challenge Championships return to Los Alamitos.

The silver anniversary of the Bank of America Racing Challenge Championships will kick off on November 14 in sunny Southern California.

The legendary Los Alamitos Race Course will host the event for a record 12th time. There, many of the best racing American Quarter Horses will gather from all parts of the world to go head-to-head, with rich purse money, titles and bragging rights on the line.

The Bank of America Racing Challenge has for a quarter century provided racing American Quarter Horsemen more opportunity to race their horses in more places and for more money.

The festivities open on Wednesday, November 14, with a post position draw.

On Thursday, racing affiliates and officials are invited to an educational workshop.

Friday’s activities begin early, with coffee and breakfast at Schwannie’s from 6 a.m. to 8 a.m.

An important racing committee meeting then begins at 8:30 a.m. While this event requires registration, it is open to any members, and will host industry updates from a number of experts. There is also an important panel discussion covering some of the most important topics being discussed in racing right now.

Post time is at 6 p.m.

Owners will be recognized on Saturday at the owner’s recognition brunch, beginning at 10 a.m. in the Finish Line Room. Among the special guests at this event is Ed Burgart, who will be the co-host at the event.

The Bank of America Racing Challenge Championships concludes with post time at 6 p.m.

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